Rent E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial on DVD

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

1982 Rated PG 1hr 57m

With new scenes and special effects, the 20th anniversary re-release of Steven Spielberg's 1982 smash hit tells the heartwarming story of the special bond 10-year-old Elliot forges with an alien he names E.T.

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Movie Details

TIME® Magazine List
  • All-TIME 100 Movies
1983 BAFTA®
1983 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Motion Picture (Drama)
  • Best Director (Motion Picture) nominee
  • Top 100 Movies
  • Top 100 Thrills
1983 Academy Award®
  • Best Sound
  • Best Music Score
  • Best Sound Effects Editing
  • Best Visual Effects
  • Best Director nominee: Steven Spielberg
  • Best Cinematography nominee
  • Best Picture nominee
  • Best Film Editing nominee
  • Best Writing Original Screenplay nominee
Language and mild thematic elements

DVD details

Blu-ray details

Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 1.85:1


English, Spanish (Neutral)

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: DTS 5.1 Surround, English: Dolby Digital 5.1, English: DTS 6.1 Surround Sound, French: Dolby Digital 5.1

Other features

Color; interactive menus; original theatrical version of the film; making-of featurettes; cast and crew reunion; music featurette; 20th anniversary premiere featurette; production/design/marketing galleries; trailer; production notes; cast and crew information; DVD-ROM features.



Closed captioned


Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; deleted scenes; director's commentary.